as quick as a flash

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as quick as a flash/wink

  also as quick as lightning
if you do something as quick as a flash, you do it very quickly Quick as a flash, he snatched the book and ran out of the room.
See also: flash, quick
References in classic literature ?
he struck two blows as quick as a wink, and down went the Blind man, rolling over and over upon the grass.